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British Pathé News

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Works: 132 works in 173 publications in 1 language and 1,749 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History  Historical films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Educational films  Drama  Internet videos  Biographical films 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: TP1120, 668.40286
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Most widely held works by British Pathé News
The encyclopedia of the 20th century : the days that shook the world( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the political turmoil, horrors of war, medical breakthroughs, scientific advancements and social upheaval that made this century one of the most critical and turbulent periods in human history
Encyclopedia of the 20th century : days that shook the world, 1900-1999( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[D]ocuments the political turmoil, horrors of war, medical breakthroughs, scientific advancements and social upheaval that made this century one of the most critical and turbulent periods in human history. Assembled from the archival vaults of Pathè and the BBC"--Containers
The archives of war( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series documents 20th century wars using film shot by British Pathé News, from the trenches of World War I, through the destruction of World War II, to the Cold War's atomic arsenals and the horrors of the Korean and Vietnam wars
Communications and transportation( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the impact of the inventions of Alexander Graham Bell, Henry Ford and the Wright Brothers, which established the foundation for today's giant communications and transportation industries
Inventions and innovations( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Without the inventor's curiosity and desire to find answers to questions, the world would be a different place. This film examines rare footage of Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell and Henry Ford, whose theories and subsequent practical application of those ideas transformed the way we live, work and play
The wonder of electricity( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how the harnessing of electricity revolutionized life in the 20th century. Focuses on the invention of radio, television and cameras which have led to increasingly sophisticated communications and imaging technologies
Medicine( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights advances in medicine, including x-rays, plastic surgery and ultrasound. Considers the "brave new world" implications of modern-day gene manipulation
Plastic planet by Werner Boote( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considers the market for plastic in the modern-day world and the by-products developed from working with it--products such as vinyl, polyester, Lycra, nylon, rayon and Teflon
The technology of warfare( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at technological innovations in weapons and aeronautics as well as the development of civilian uses for systems and products originally designed for military use, such as radar, four-wheel drive vehicles and the precursor to the Internet
A century to remember( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive look back at memorable and turbulent events of the past century
Freedom by Johanna Sophia( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the civil protest, civil disobedience and civil rights movements of the 20th century
Encyclopedia of the 20th century : days that shook the world : 1960-1979( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video describes key events in the decades of 1960-1979 that shaped history during the twentieth century
Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1950-1959( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video describes key events in the decade of 1950-1959 that shaped history during the twentieth century
Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1920-1929( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video describes key events in the decade of 1920-1929 that shaped history during the twentieth century
Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1940-1949( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video describes key events in the decade of 1940-1949 that shaped history during the twentieth century
The plot to kill Hitler ; Revolution in Paris( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two episodes from a second 13-part series of docu-dramas about significant historical events. Includes dramatizations that are carried out on the sites where the events originally took place and recently released historical footage
Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1990-1999( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video describes key events in the decade of 1990-1999 that shaped history during the twentieth century
Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1900-1909( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video describes key events in the decade of 1900-1909 that shaped history during the twentieth century
Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1970-1979( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video describes key events in the decade of 1970-1979 that shaped history during the twentieth century
Witness to history : days that shook the world : 1930-1939( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video describes key events in the decade of 1930-1939 that shaped history during the twentieth century
 
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